- About CFSA
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The Community Financial Services Association of America (CFSA) is the leading national association representing non-bank lenders that offer small-dollar credit products and other financial services. As consumers demand a more robust and diverse product mix to meet their evolving credit needs, CFSA members are paving the way in new product development and technology advances for the 21st century consumer. We are committed to joining with policymakers and other stakeholders to develop regulations that keep pace with industry advancements and ensure safe and viable credit options remain available to consumers.
By Mickey Mays
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) will soon release a final rule to fix the most glaring issues with its 2017 small-dollar lending rule, which stood to shutter hundreds of small businesses and leave millions of consumers without access to credit.
May 27, 2020
By Brian Lynn
Federal regulators at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) are soon expected to roll back portions of a small-dollar lending rule titled, “Payday, Vehicle Title, and Certain High-Cost Installment Loans,” issued under former Director Richard Cordray. This is good news for Florida consumers and small businesses....
May 22, 2020
By Dennis Shaul
Critics of small-dollar lending are at it again, this time attacking the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s (CFPB) forthcoming reconsideration of the 2017 small-dollar lending rule. Politics, the critics claim, is behind the current rulemaking – a hypocritical allegation that has many of us scratching our heads in disbelief......
May 22, 2020